Families

Kitsap Peninsula Winter Break Family Fun

Headed for cabin fever? We’ve got the cure! Family time on the Kitsap Peninsula is the perfect way to head off winter break laments of, “We’re bored!” In fact, there’s so much to do, you’ll want to stay a couple of days. Here’s a suggested itinerary: Spend a day in Bremerton – Weather permitting, explore [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:26-08:00December 12th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families, Lodging, Outdoors, Recreation|

Kitsap Peninsula Lights the Night

Nothing lifts the spirits more on an inky black winter’s night, than light. Pure. Brilliant. Shimmering like the stars. And this month, the Kitsap Peninsula has two special displays that radiate the joy of the season. At the Port of Kingston, employees and a group of volunteers began planning the array in March. It took about [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:27-08:00December 7th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Families, Outdoors|

Kitsap Peninsula Holiday Cheer

From Elvis to Santa, Vikings to pets on parade, holiday celebrations abound on the Kitsap Peninsula this weekend with enough twinkling lights, live music and hot chocolate to fill every cup with good cheer. Here are the highlights: Dec. 2 Magic in Manette – There's so much holiday fun packed into this charming Bremerton neighborhood, including [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:27-08:00December 2nd, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Boating, Entertainment, Events, Families, Pets|

Gig Harbor Lures Visitors with Nautical History, Modern Amenities

Gig Harbor is a maritime city on the southern end of the Kitsap Peninsula that offers visitors a perfect mix of history, amenities and stunning views. Mt. Rainier looms large on the horizon and the impressive Tacoma Narrows Bridge provides easy access for a late fall or holiday getaway. Hundreds of pleasure craft and a [...]

From Galleries to DIY, Kitsap Peninsula is an Arts Destination

Whether you admire fine art, want to watch master craftsmen at work or long to make your own creations, the Kitsap Peninsula is the perfect destination for an art-filled getaway. The region’s natural beauty and open spaces have long inspired artists, leading to a vibrant arts scene that includes exceptional museums, galleries and art walks, as [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:28-08:00October 30th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families, Shopping|

Big Apple Diner is a Kitsap Peninsula Classic

With hand-dipped milkshakes, chrome-edged Formica tables and generous platefuls of breakfast favorites served all day, Bremerton’s Big Apple Diner is a classic straight out of the 1950s and a whole lot of fun. “It’s American comfort food and it’s timeless,” said manager John Nesby, whose parents, Mark and Patty Nesby, opened the diner 20 years [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:29-08:00October 27th, 2016|Families, Foodies|

Nature Puts on a Show during Kitsap Salmon Tours

One of the greatest spectacles in the natural world is about to take place on the Kitsap Peninsula and you can witness it firsthand during Kitsap Salmon Tours November 3, 2018 - 10 am - 2 pm Each fall, salmon return to the streams where they were born, ending a multi-year migration to the sea [...]

2018-10-04T06:00:03-07:00October 21st, 2016|Events, Families, Nature, Outdoors|

Halloween Highlights on the Kitsap Peninsula

Whether you like to be scared, want to get lost in a corn maze or are just looking for the perfect pumpkin, the Kitsap Peninsula has Halloween activities sure to delight your entire family. Here’s a look: Pumpkin patches & corn mazes Creek House Farm – This family farm near Manchester offers u-pick organic, heirloom pumpkins, [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:30-08:00October 13th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families|

Huge Kitsap Peninsula Fall Vintage Market is Treasure-Filled

With 90 vendors and 75,000 square feet of exhibit space, Josephine’s Redeemed Revival Fall Vintage Market has something for everyone who loves artisan, repurposed and upcycled treasures. The two-day market kicks off at 3 p.m. Friday at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds, where parking is free and plentiful. In addition to vintage wares, there will be [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:31-08:00October 12th, 2016|Events, Families, Shopping|

Fall is Entertaining on the Kitsap Peninsula

From music legends to heartwarming holiday shows, the Kitsap Peninsula is an entertaining place to be this fall. Here's a look at some of the highlights: Admiral Theatre – The fall line-up at this restored 1942 art deco movie house includes New Orleans funk legend Dr. John Oct. 9, In My Life – Beatles Tribute [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:31-08:00October 5th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families|
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